International Cultural Statistics

Find sources to international cultural statistics below:


Provides cultural statistics at European level that enables comparisons between countries. For example, the statistics provide information on cultural employment, cultural participation or public expenditure on culture.

UNESCO Institute for Statistics

The UN’s source of internationally comparable data on culture. For example, statistics regarding cultural employment.

Arts Council England

Research and data concerning the cultural field in England. For example, data on the diversity in the English cultural industry.

Arts Council Norway

Provides research on the existing cultural landscape in Norway. For example, a publication on revenues generated from music, literature, visual arts and dramatic arts.

The Agency for Cultural Policy Analysis in Sweden

Provides statistics on the cultural landscape in Sweden. For example, a yearly publication on “the culture in numbers”, the Swedes’ cultural habits or number of visitors in museums.

Opdateret 19. January 2022